All students registered in the Master of Public Health (MPH) Program in Community Health Sciences are required to complete a 400 hour field experience in an appropriate setting. Settings may include hospitals, managed care organizations, government agencies or departments, community organizations, advocacy programs or other related health setting.
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Field Studies Placement
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The Individualized International Health Professional Training Program (IIHP) is a six- or nine-month (two- or three-quarter) program, designed to enhance the impact of public health and medical professionals in the global field of Public Health. IIHP is for students currently enrolled in non-US professional medical or health science graduate programs, public health and medical professionals with an undergraduate degree currently employed in public health settings outside the US, and individuals residing outside the US with a strong background and interest in public health.
CHS 100: Community Health Sciences and CHS 130: Nutrition and Health will be offered during Summer Session A, June 23- August 1, 2014.
Incoming UCLA students and non-UCLA students are welcome to register.
Join us for the Public Health Leaders Reception & Dinner on May 7, 6:30-8:30 PM!
Chandra Ford, PhD
Government Mistrust, AIDS Conspiracy Theories and HIV Testing Among At-Risk Older Adults
PhuongThao D. Le, MPH
Human Trafficking and Health in Vietnam: A Mixed-Methods Study
Professor Emerita Virginia Li’s work on tobacco crop substitution in China was covered by Bloomberg News
Professor Wallace's work is featured in the LA Times article "Moving in with parents becomes more common for the middle-aged"